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Small patch that packs a massive punch! by Jan Ham

Long gone are the days where trail runners were so taped up that they’d look more comfortable on a rugby field than a technical trail? You might have spotted some of SA’s top trail runners like Christiaan & Landie Greyling, Megan MacKenzie & Kane Reilly running around with little colourful plasters/patches on strategic places over…
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Active Patch 4U Training – 7 May 2016

Active Patch 4U Training Course Cape Town Active Patch 4U has now been in South Africa for just over a year and it is becoming a brand well known among the trail running industry, especially with sports injury prevention and treatment. The product has its origins in France where it was developed and its black…
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My Active Patch has fallen off after a few days! What now?

We have been getting a few clients who have contacted us stating that their Active Patches have fallen off within a few days after application. We thus thought a brilliant opportunity to give you the run down of the life cycle of the Active Patch 4U! The Active Patch 4U is made up of a…
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Pre race chat with Kane Reilly

Kane has now been actively using Active Patch 4U in his training, racing and recovery for 3 months now so we decided to ask him a few questions before he tackles the Grail of Trail, The 2015 Otter Race. 1) What will be your perfect Otter? My perfect Otter will be one where I finnish…
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Active Patch 4U supports Trail Run SA with fundraising

Together with the Ultra Trail Cape Town and Tsogo Sun, Active Patch 4U have teamed up and are trying to assist Trail Run SA with fundraising efforts in order to assist a team of athletes wanting to go to compete in the 2015 Zermatt Marathon in Switzerland - the Long Distance Trail Champs for 2015.…
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Salomon Ladies Team for the Pronutro African X 2015

We are so happy to have the ladies from the Salomon Ladies Team for the Pronutro African X 2015 wearing Active Patch 4U during this epic 3 day trail race held in the Western Cape last weekend. Both Landie and Megan had the Active Patch 4U in various spots over the race and both of…
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Trail Run SA raising funds to send athletes to Europe

Trail Running is a big sport and a growing sport that is booming in South Africa. Thanks to the efforts of Trail Running South Africa, there is a chance that South Africa will be able to assist 16 athletes in representing their country and both the Long and the Ultra Distance World Championships this year.…
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Active Patch 4U is now available in South Africa

After some hard work we are really proud of the fact that the Active Patch 4U is now available in South Africa. At the moment we are selling it through our Online Store whereby we will post or courier the patches to you depending on your delivery address. The Active Patch 4u is for everyone…
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